Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Shreveport, LA

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
1043 AM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...


Do not drive vehicles through flooded waterways.  Use caution when
walking near flooded riverbanks.  Do not try to wade or swim in
flooded rivers and bayous.

For more hydrologic information, copy and paste the following website
address into your favorite web browser URL bar:
water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=shv

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ARC027-LAC119-021543-
/O.CON.KSHV.FL.W.0061.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/SPHL1.1.ER.160413T0645Z.160505T0600Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1043 AM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

The flood warning continues for
  the Bayou Dorcheat Near Springhill.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 10:00 AM Sunday The stage was 12.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 15.0 feet by
  early Thursday morning then begin falling.
* Impact...at 13.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding of boat ramps. Move
  livestock to higher ground.

&&

LAT...LON 3317 9339 3300 9335 3282 9332 3282 9338 3300 9343

$$

LAC013-015-119-021542-
/O.CON.KSHV.FL.W.0096.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/MNEL1.1.ER.160502T0600Z.160503T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1043 AM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

The flood warning continues for
  the Bayou Dorcheat At Dixie Inn.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 10:00 AM Sunday The stage was 13.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by after midnight tomorrow and
  continue to rise to near 17.5 feet by Tuesday morning.
* Impact...at 19.0 feet...Lowland flooding will continue for several
  more days. The bayou will continue to slowly fall and flood
  problems will decrease and end.

&&

LAT...LON 3282 9332 3253 9331 3253 9336 3259 9335 3282 9338

$$

LAC013-015-081-119-021542-
/O.CON.KSHV.FL.W.0112.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/LBUL1.1.ER.160501T0645Z.160503T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1043 AM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

The flood warning continues for
  the Bayou Dorcheat At Lake Bistineau.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 10:00 AM Sunday The stage was 142.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 142.5 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 142.7 feet by
  tomorrow evening. Additional rises are possible due to backwater
  flooding.
* Impact...at 142.5 feet...Expect some minor flooding of low area
  camps, however, all access roadways will remain open.

&&

LAT...LON 3253 9331 3240 9334 3239 9343 3241 9345 3253 9335

$$

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